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Hand-assisted urological laparoscopy

Hand-assisted urological laparoscopy

Current Opinion in Urology 12(3): 233-237

Hand-assisted laparoscopy has been successfully applied to various applications within the field of urology. Many authors have proved the safety and efficacy of this technique, as well as demonstrating improved patient recovery for such procedures as radical nephrectomy, radical nephroureterectomy and donor nephrectomy. The recent literature regarding this topic is reviewed and evaluated here.

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PMID: 11953680

DOI: 10.1097/00042307-200205000-00010

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